We are pleased to announce that we will be hosting, once again, the Lanyard Challenge during the 2023 Gathering in San Francisco.

  • There are 3 categories:
    • Fiber – using 80% fiber in your design
    • Beads – using 80% beads in your design
    • Freeform Whimsy – must be a braid structure and used as lanyard
  • The Lanyard Challenge team would like to know if you plan on entering the challenge. Please send an email to [email protected], use “Yes, I’m entering the Challenge” as your subject and provide your name in the body of the message. I
  • Download the entry form (below), complete it and bring it and your lanyard with you to the In Person Gathering. We’ll collect the form and your lanyard when you check in on Thursday, August 24, 2023. Registration is from 2:00 pm until 8:00 pm. Don’t worry, we will have extra forms should you forget yours.
  • Three judges will determine the winning pieces and winners will be announced during opening session on Friday, August 25, 2023.
  • Questions???  Send an email to [email protected]